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Bring your IoT ideas to life with services and products from 7layers
For expertise in wireless technologies – trust in 7layers’ know-how and experience

At 7layers, we have specialized in testing and certification of wireless devices since the early days of mobile communications. We combine these services with engineering support and test-product developments, for a comprehensive offering – when just testing is simply not enough.  With 7layers you can make your IoT services and/ or your wireless connected devices fit for the global market.

Wireless technologies – supported by 7layers

Founded in 1999, 7layers has developed into one of world’s leading wireless test house groups, with laboratories and engineering centers in Germany, the USA and Asia. As an active member of industry interest groups such as 3GPP, GCF, PTCRB we have participated in the development of cellular communications technologies like GSM, GPRS, HSPA, LTE etc.  At the same time, we accompanied the rapid development of short range technologies such as Bluetooth®, WLAN, ZigBee etc. that are supporting more and more connected devices and applications. More recently, LPWAN technologies such as LoRa, Sigfox etc. have enhanced our wireless / radio technology expertise. Read more here about wireless technologies and accreditations and recognitions of 7layers.

Industries benefiting from 7layers services

Trends such as M2M communications, smart services for a smarter world and the upcoming Internet of things (IoT) have broadened the scope of wireless technologies supported by 7layers. With it, the variety of customer groups we serve today has expanded considerably from primarily supporting manufacturers of mobile phones and chipsets to a company serving many different businesses and markets that are increasingly embracing the usage of wireless technologies.

Today, 7layers works hand-in-hand with a broad variety of industries involved in the continuous improvement and increased usage of wireless communications technologies, devices, applications and smart IoT services that enhance all facets of modern life, including smart home, mobile health, V2X, industrial IoT etc. Here you can read more about the industries we support.

7layers service portfolio for the wireless world

Test and certification services alone are no longer sufficient to adequately support customers representing such diverse markets. For this reason, 7layers has extended its service portfolio to include technical consulting and engineering services both for connected devices and for IoT services. We also offer our Interlab test products to help our customers successfully master the complex test and lifecycle management tasks that are necessary to bring reliable connected devices and IoT services to market.

Bureau Veritas, our parent company and partnerBureau-Veritas-services

Since 2013, 7layers belongs to the Bureau Veritas Group, a world leader in conformity assessments, inspection and certification. With its years of experience and established position in the wireless world, the acquisition of 7layers helped to extend the wireless / smartworld footprint of Bureau Veritas considerably. At the same time, it enabled 7layers to continually enhance and expand its offerings by having direct access to Bureau Veritas comprehensive portfolio and worldwide network of test laboratories and certification service providers.

With 7layers you benefit not only from our outstanding expertise in wireless technologies and global market access requirements for connected devices and smart IoT services. You also have direct access to the extensive services offered by Bureau Veritas, so that your products and processes can be enabled to also meet standards and regulations in terms of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.

Contact 7layers

With 7layers as a partner, your wireless connected devices and smart IoT services will satisfy the growing expectations of a world with ubiquitous connectivity. Let us help you become part of the Internet of Things universe, benefiting from the exciting opportunities that are evolving with it. Just contact: info@7layers.com

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